Monaco Art Week 2022 Taps Into NFTs



MONACO ART WEEK, placed under the High Patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, celebrates this year its 4rd edition, which takes place from July 12 to 17, 2022.


Opera Gallery. Photo Alice Bensi.


The Association also continues its activity around anew Council made up of Mrs. Louise Gréther (Artcurial), President, Mr. Fabrizio Moretti (Moretti Fine Art), Vice-President, Mrs. Caroline Jelmoni ( Kamil Art Gallery), Secretary, and Madame Sabine Steiner Toesca, Treasurer.


Hauser & Wirth Monaco

Swiss fine art gallery Hauser & Wirth invites art lovers to its new majestic space in Monaco to discover the works of American artist Paul McCarthy with his solo-show "Pirates Stew Pot", currently on show until 27 August 2022. The new gallery space is situated opposite the Casino de Monte-Carlo, hauserwirth.com.


Sotheby's private "pop-up"

The Sotheby's continues to host private "pop-up" sales area had a selection of contemporary and

modern artworks, and designer luxury pieces.



This time showcasing a bespoke collection of luxury designer handbags from Hermès transformed by artist Jay Ahr, to convey a contemporary narrative with Birkin, Kelly and HAC bags covered in dazzling colours and textiles. Sotheby’s has selected a capsule collection from the master collection of 1,000 unique pieces for a special exhibition in Monaco along with other contemporary artists.






On the same avenue, the Moretti Fine Art gallery, is renowned for its expertise in the Masters of the Italian Renaissance.




At Larvotto, the Kamil Art Gallery presents the intriguing universe of Franco-German painter Eric Massholder.



Entering the Monte-Carlo district, visitors can discover a historical gallery of the Principality, the Galerie Adriano Ribolzi which celebrated the centenary of Maison Ribolzi. In 2021 it hosted the works of "painting-sculptures" by the Italian artist Sergio Fermariello.


Kenyan photographer Thandiwe Muriu presents series of artworks.


Cindy Sherman Untitled 2019 Dye sublimation print 215.3 x 195.6 cm / 84 3/4 x 77 inches 228.6 x 208.9 cm / 90 x 82 1/4 inches (framed) Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth © Cindy Sherman.



BEL AIR FINE ART, YANN ARTHUS-BERTRAND. Photo Alice Bensi.


Lenzwerk Monaco. Photo Alice Bensi.




Monaco Art Week Special Event

‘The Art Market 3.0: An Insider Look at Collecting, Curating, and Investing in Digital Art and NFTs’ is an event held on the occasion of Monaco Art Week 2022, at MUSEE COLLECTION DES ARTS, CADAF NFT Marketplace, Magdalena M. Gabriel and MetaVRse bring "The Art Market 3.0 - a celebration of the past and present perceptions of beauty and perfection".


Reflecting on current trends, the event aims to demystify complexities connected with the NFT art market and serves as an entry gateway to the exciting world of Web3.


EVENT DETAILS & THE SPEAKERS: ELEONORA BRIZI – Digital and Crypto Art Curator⁠ KAREN LEVY – DSL Collection, AIKA ALEXANDER FÜRER – Co-Founder, VR-All-Art ⁠ MARLENE CORBUN – Head Curator, laCollection KATE VASS – Founder and Creative Director, Kate Vass Galerie FIORENZO MANGANIELLO – Co-Founder, LIAN Group ⁠ IRINA TARSIS – Art Historian and a Practicing Attorney, Center for Art Law JASON BAILEY – CEO and Co-Founder, ClubNFT ALAN SMITHSON – Co-Founder, MetaVRse BARTOSZ BILICKI - CEO SmartVerum
 MARCIN LEWANDOWSKI - Binance Angel and Head of Education SmartVerum .


#RETOUCHED is a curated NFT sale available on CADAF marketplace featuring a selection of powerful historical and contemporary works exploring the perception of self, fascination with aesthetics and how it has evolved with time.